60-Minute Master - SNG Part 10: Hyper/Turbo Strategy

Most hyper/turbo SNGs will start off with the same blinds as every other game, but the big difference is that the blinds go up at a much faster rate. When playing these format, you'll be moving your stack in within ten minutes or much sooner…

Top Online Poker Tells

When playing poker online, you miss out on plenty of visual tells that you would otherwise see when playing live. There is a number of online poker tells, however, and while not as reliable as some live poker tells, they can undeniably help…

"bencb789" on PokerStars SCOOP

Our MTT Head Coach have been doing great in this year's SCOOP in Poker Stars! He is no stranger to good results on these, last year he won the $100.000 WCOOP High Roller event for $1,172,360.60. This year he reached the final table in the…

Juan Pablo is Done

Juan Pablo is the newest CFP finisher! He finished his 5k NLHU Starter contract this week. Congratulations! But he didn't start as a NLHU student. He started in the 6-max program, but that wasn't for him. It was a good choice switching programs!We…

60-Minute Master - SNG Part 9: Regulars vs Hyper/Turbos

Regular SNGs and hyper/turbo SNGs aren't one in the same. Most regular SNGs will have standard blind structures whereas hyper/turbo events move much at a much faster pace. In a turbo events, blind levels are drastically reduced to typically…

WSOP Main Event November Nine Scrapped

In an effort to increase ratings and enthusiasm for the World Series of Poker’s Main Event, ESPN got together with Harrah’s Entertainment in 2007 to create the November Nine. This change wasn’t well received by the poker community, and…

60-Minute Master - SNG Part 8: Heads Up

Now you’ve navigated the field, and it’s down to two. You’ve earned a prize of at least three times your buy-in (more in a multi-table SNG). The rest is all-or-nothing. You will either pick up an extra two buy-ins, or nothing. Playing…

High Roller Fedor Holz Discusses Retirement

Fedor Holz is a professional poker player from Saarbrücken, Germany who specializes in High Roller events and is widely regarded as one of the best tournament players in the world. Of course, as good of a player as Holz is, he did lose the…

60-Minute Master - SNG Part 7: In the Money

Congratulations! You have achieved your first objective and made it into the money. You have already made a profit from this SNG and your bankroll is looking all the better for it. However, there is still work to do and it is now time to move…